Police take flamingo under their wing

Horsham flamingo Floyd has been getting into the Christmas spirit.
Horsham flamingo Floyd has been getting into the Christmas spirit.

A flamingo which captured the hearts of police and Horsham residents has been getting into the Christmas spirit despite being away from its family.

Fluffy Floyd caused a bit of a flap after he was found loitering in the road outside The Forum car park in the early hours of November 20.

A flamingo caused a bit of a flap after being spotted by police in Horsham town centre. Photo by Horsham Police.

A flamingo caused a bit of a flap after being spotted by police in Horsham town centre. Photo by Horsham Police.

Officers took the feather friend under their wing and despite no-one coming forward to claim the little pink poser he has still been enjoying the festive fun.

Horsham Police Tweeted a photo of Floyd celebrating the joys of the season with a few friends, dressed in a sparkly tinsel scarf and colourful hat.

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